Tamil Diplomat

Maithripala’s swearing in before Justice Sripavan

Maithripala Sirisena  is to be sworn in as President of Sri Lanka today evening before a senior judge of the Supreme Court. There is provision to do so under Article 32 (1) of the Constitution of the Republic which specifies that the President elect should be sworn in before the Chief Justice or any judge of the Supreme Court.

There is speculation that he would be sworn in before Justice Sripavan
.